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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
550 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

UPDATED ZONE 171

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SUNDAY.

AKZ101-210230-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S.
NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DUSTING TO ONE HALF INCH SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE EXCEPT ZERO TO 10 ABOVE EAST
ANCHORAGE. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT
WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 25 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM.
.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
TEENS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS IN THE TEENS.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    24     19     26  /   0     60     70


$$

AKZ111-210230-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. NORTHEAST
WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DUSTING UP TO ONE HALF INCH SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS IN
THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE TEENS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS IN THE TEENS.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       20     13     25  /   0     70     70
WASILLA      22     14     25  /   0     60     70


$$

AKZ121-210230-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY MORNING FOG INLAND. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS ALONG KACHEMAK BAY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 20S TO LOWER 30S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH ALONG KACHEMAK BAY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW...EXCEPT SNOW
LIKELY INLAND AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DUSTING UP TO ONE HALF INCH SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS 15 TO 25 EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 30S AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY. NORTHEAST WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. INLAND...SNOW LIKELY
WITH UP TO ONE INCH ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID
30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S EXCEPT AROUND 30 AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS 15 TO 25.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        30     21     28  /   0     30     50
SOLDOTNA     26     16     25  /   0     30     50
HOMER        39     33     36  /  20     50     30


$$

AKZ125-210230-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING...LOCALLY DENSE
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS...MAINLY
ALONG THE COAST. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S INLAND AND IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S ALONG THE COAST. NORTH TO WEST WIND TO
15 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH NEAR WHITTIER IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SNOW INLAND AND MAINLY RAIN ALONG THE COAST. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES INLAND. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO
LOWER 30S INLAND AND IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S ALONG THE COAST.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.SUNDAY...SNOW BECOMING MIXED WITH RAIN INLAND. RAIN ALONG THE
COAST. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES INLAND. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 30S INLAND AND IN THE UPPER 30S ALONG THE COAST.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH TO EAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER
30S..COOLEST INLAND. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH THROUGH
PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       42     32     38  /  50    100     90
GIRDWOOD     28     27     33  /   0    100     90


$$

AKZ131-210230-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 30 EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 20S
THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 35 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT SNOW DEVELOPING DURING THE EVENING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S EXCEPT AROUND
10 ABOVE THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SUNDAY...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE
MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST
15 TO 25 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30 EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER 20S THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS 25 TO 30.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       30     23     32  /   0     90     80


$$

AKZ135-210230-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH BECOMING EAST 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 32.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
25 TO 30.
.CHRISTMAS DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. LOWS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
AROUND 30.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      37     35     39  /  30    100     90


$$

AKZ141-210230-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS 5 TO 15 ABOVE. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10
BELOW TO 10 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
5 TO 25 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 5 TO 20
ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 5 TO 15. LOWS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN    4     -5      7  /   0     20     20


$$

AKZ145-210230-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
437 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS 15 TO 25. NORTH WIND TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF SNOW SOUTH OF TALKEETNA AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS ZERO TO
15 ABOVE. NORTH WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 15.
.TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    26     16     24  /   0      0     60


$$

AKZ171-210230-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
550 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH TO EAST WIND 15
TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH
ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 30.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 35 TO 40. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.CHRISTMAS DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 40. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 35 TO 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   42     33     39  /  90     50     20


$$



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